French troops killed by Afghan sol­dier

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk & World Update -

TWO mem­bers of the French For­eign Le­gion have been shot dead by a sol­dier in the Afghan National Army. French Pres­i­dent Ni­co­las Sarkozy said the sol­dier turned his gun on the troops yes­ter­day. The shoot­ing is the lat­est in a se­ries of at­tacks by mem­bers of the Afghan se­cu­rity forces against coali­tion part­ners that have raised fears of in­creased tal­iban in­fil­tra­tion of the Afghan po­lice and army.

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